Real-Time Forecasting of Atmospheric Debris Transport
In this paper we describe an experiment in which a real-time trajectory forecast model was used to estimate the transport of debris associated with a large chemical explosion in the southwestern United States. The trajectory forecasts were used to vector sampling aircraft into a position favorable for intersecting the debris cloud. Full details of the experiment have been reported by Kahl et al. (1991).
KeywordsInstrumental Neutron Activation Analysis Dust Cloud Forecast Wind NOAA Tech Operational Trajectory
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